On This Day

July 7, 2002 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • US Open Women's Golf, Prairie Dunes CC: Juli Inkster wins her second US title, 2 strokes ahead of runner-up Annika Sörenstam; Inkster's 7th and final major victory
  • Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Lleyton Hewitt of Australia wins his only Wimbledon singles title beating David Nalbandian of Argentina 6-1, 6-3, 6-2

Deaths in Sport

  • Bison Dele, American basketball player (b. 1969)